A number of prominent military officials believe cyber warfare is one of biggest threats the United States is facing today.
Cupertino has taken steps to bolster its security system for Apple ID accounts linked to popular services like iCloud and iTunes.
US intelligence officials have ranked the specter of cyber-attacks as a major threat on par with concerns over terrorism and North Korea.
Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell has had a few juicy things to say about ex-president George Bush over the last couple of days - or the person using his Facebook account has, at any rate.
A senior White House official has demanded that China stop hacking US computer systems and agree to a set of international rules on behavior in cyberspace.
Google's rapidly evolving web-centric Chrome OS managed to stave off hordes of hackers this past weekend at Mountain View's Pwnium (3) hack event.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is currently working on an initiative that would allow large drones to take off and land from the surface of small warships - rather than gigantic aircraft carriers.
As Apple likes to keep reminding us, Android is the biggest target for mobile malware - and, according to F-Secure, it's getting more so all the time.
A British hacker jailed for computetr fraud managed to hack into his own prison's computer system during an IT lesson.
Cloud-based note-taking service Evernote has admitted it's been hacked, threatening the personal information of its 50 million users.
Pfc. Bradley Manning has pleaded guilty to leaking thousands of pages of classified documents and videos to the whistle-blowing WikiLeaks website.
China's Defense Ministry has accused the US of repeated cyberattacks on its website, along with a People's Liberation Army news site.
The Stuxnet worm, used to attack nuclear reprocessing plants in Iran, was targeting the country as early as 2005, say reseqarchers at security firm Symantec.
Microsoft's admitted that it, too, was recently hit by hackers using the same techniques as recent attacks on Facebook and Apple, but says that no customer data has been compromised.
In an announcement slipped out late on Friday night, the company says it chose not to reveal the breach until it had investigated fully.
Data on an unknown number of Twitter, Tumblr and Pinterest users is at risk after customer service software provider Zendesk was hacked.
A blogger has managed to obtain and publish once-classified FBI files that describe how the federal agency tracked and collected information about Internet activist Aaron Swartz.
Google's warning of a big increase in the number of email accounts being hijacked - but says that things would be more than 100 times worse it it weren't for the company's efforts.
Apple has positively identified a strain of malware which infected a limited number of Mac systems via a vulnerability in the Java plug-in for browsers.
Security company Mandiant says it's found clear evidence that a Chinese military unit is behind hacking attacks on more than 140 organizations over the last seven years.
No, Burger King hasn't been sold to McDonald's, although Burger King's Twitter profile was hijacked earlier by hackers who spoofed a McDonald's logo and photo.